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Bay area drag performer beaten just a little distance from SF Eagle

San Francisco drag performer attacked just outside of gay bar.

San Francisco Police are advising people to walk in groups after a popular drag performer named Ginger Snap, née Tim Tait, was attacked by an unknown assailant after leaving the San Francisco Eagle on June 8.  

His injuries were severe enough to require stitches to his forehead, blacken both of his eyes, and break one of his front teeth. 

Ballot passes to split CA in three

 "CAL 3" would split California into three states.

Not since 1863 and the creation of West Virginia has a U.S. state divided, but a new plan to cut California into three states has qualified for the November 6 ballot reports the Union-Tribune.

Veteran living in L.A. says he's being targeted by homophobic neighbors

A Los Angeles man has accused his neighbors of harassment because he is gay. Retired journalist and Air Force veteran Ryan Gierach says since he moved into his apartment in San Pedro two years ago he’s been relentlessly targeted by people who use homophobic slurs.

Riot police descend on oversold L.A. Pride festival

Oversold festival leads to police intervention.

The Los Angeles Pride festival was the scene of police helicopters, fire code enforcement agents and police in riot gear on Saturday night due to an oversold music event.

“What were they expecting, Stonewall?” said a visiting Jerwyn Morton from New York.  “I have never seen so many cops in my life wearing riot gear at a gay event.”

WeHo City Council berated for declaring "Stormy Daniels Day"

West Hollywood citizens criticize City Council, Mayor Duran for giving Stormy Daniels the key to the city.

West Hollywood citizens turned out for the City council meeting on Monday night to criticize Mayor John Duran and Councilmember John D’Amcio for presenting adult movie actress and Trump challenger Stormy Daniels the key to their city.